November 21, 2013
NAFSA: Association of International Educators just released an updated report on the economic impact of international students in the U.S. They found that international students contributed $24 billion to the U.S. economy during the 2012-2013 academic year supporting 313,000 jobs. The contribution of international students in Colorado was $280,969,000,000 which supported 4,210 jobs. CU-Boulder international students' portion was $58,024,000 and their presence supported 988 jobs.